What is one thing we always bitch about? Cockpit size on production boats – in that they are almost always too damn small. Not this one!
From the first glance at the Grand Soleil 40 , we understand that the Italian shipyard Cantiere del Pardo aimed for elegance and sobriety. A rather successful bet, with a discreet coachroof and gangways completely free of any listening. Apart from its fairly high and marked rear chine, the design is of a successful classicism. We even note that the maximum beam does not extend to the rear. More here.